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Welcome to Douglas

Useful information

  • Wigan Police Station
    Robin Park Way
    WN5 0UP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 7128
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 6pm

We're working hard to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour to make your area a safer place to live and work. You can have your say on how these priorities are set by contacting your neighbourhood policing team and indentifying the issues that matter to you.

Here are the priorities we are currently tackling in your area:

  • Increase in theft from vehicles, in particular, insecure vehicles.
  • Increase in burglaries in the Pemberton and Douglas areas.
  • Youths causing annoyance in the Norley Hall area, particularly around the shops

For a full list of priorities, click here

Community meetings are held regularly in your community, giving you an opportunity to speak to your local officers or discuss local policing issues.

None currently scheduled

Phone Number: 0161 856 7124
Email Address:

Your local Inspector(s)

Clare Anderson

Inspector Clare Anderson

I am Inspector Clare Anderson the new neighbourhood Inspector for Pemberton and Douglas, on behalf of my team I welcome you to our new webpage for these areas.

As part of GMP’s focus on neighbourhood policing I would like to introduce you to your areas dedicated team of neighbourhood beat officers, and police community support officers. These officers have responsibility for all issues within this area.

I work with both these teams and their Sergeant, Melanie Roberts here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Melanie Roberts - Sergeant

    Melanie Roberts

  • Richard Kelsall - Constable

    Richard Kelsall

  • Emma Gater - Police Community Support Officer

    Emma Gater

  • Janet Walsh - Police Community Support Officer

    Janet Walsh

Helpful Websites

Age Concern

Get involved - Special Constables

Get Involved - Volunteers

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

Greater Manchester Victims' Services

Home Watch

Manchester Council crime advice

North West Ambulance Service


34-year-old man bailed in connection with arson

UPDATE: 34-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been bailed pending further enquiries until 17 November 2018.

Appeal following armed robbery in Aspull

Police are appealing for information following an armed robbery in Aspull

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